The Organization has 54 field offices around the world. Its headquarters are located in Paris, France.
Its mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue through education, the sciences, culture, communication and information.
The Organization focuses, in particular, on two global priorities, Africa and Gender equality, and supports the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted at the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly, through all its programmes.
Considering that ICT is the dominant means by which citizens can participate in and contribute to the knowledge society, it is of paramount importance that they equip themselves with the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes to harness its potential...More
Time and again, the central role of teachers in facilitating quality learning has been emphasized. In fact, the Education 2030 Agenda emphasizes the need to increase the number of competent and qualified teachers. In this regard, Member States need to equi...More
Over the past few years, the ICT in Education Programme has put together a collection of free educational resources to facilitate ICT-supported teaching and learning. Click on each image below to learn more about each collection. These educational resource...More